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State Wage Base Min Weekly Benefit Max Weekly Benefit Max Employer Liability Min Tax Rate Max Tax Rate New Emp Rate Volun. Cont.
Alabama $8,000 $45 $275 $7,150 0.65% 6.80% 2.70% No
Alaska $41,500 $56 $370 $11,492 1.00% 5.40% Per Industry No
Arizona $7,000 $119 $240 $6,240 0.05% 11.30% 2.00% Yes
Arkansas $7,000 $81 $451 $11,726 0.3% 14.2% 3.10% Yes
California $7,000 $40 $450 $11,700 1.50% 6.20% 3.40% Yes
Colorado $13,600 $25 $618 $16,068 0.58% 7.40% Per Industry Yes
Connecticut $15,000 $15 $631 $18,356 1.90% 6.80% 3.20% No
Delaware $16,500 $20 $400 $10,400 0.30% 8.20% 2.50% No
Washington DC $9,000 $50 $444 $11,544 1.60% 7.00% 2.70% No
Florida $7,000 $32 $275 $3,300 0.10% 5.40% 2.70% No
Georgia $9,500 $44 $330 $4,620 0.04% 7.56% 2.70% Yes
Hawaii $48,100 $5 $630 $16,380 0.00% 5.60% 2.40% No
Idaho $41,600 $72 $448 $8,960 0.255% 5.40% 1% No
Illinois $12,740 $51 $471 $15,080 0.20% 6.40% Per Industry No
Indiana $9,500 $37 $390 $10,140 0.50% 7.40% 2.50% Yes
Iowa $31,600 $70 $447 $13,286 0.00% 7.50% Per Industry No
Kansas $14,000 $118 $474 $7,584 0.00% 7.10% Per Industry Yes
Kentucky $10,800 $39 $552 $14,352 0.30% 9.00% 2.70% Yes
Louisiana $7,700 $10 $247 $6,422 0.09% 6.0% Per Industry Yes
Maine $12,000 $75 $445 $11,570 0.00% 5.40% 192% Yes
Maryland $8,500 $50 $430 $11,180 0.30% 7.50% 2.60% No
Massachusetts $15,000 $45 $823 $28,626 0.94% 14.37% 2.83% Yes
Michigan $9,000 $147 $362 $9,412 0.06% 10.30% Per Industry Yes
Minnesota $35,000 $28 $740 $19,240 0.10% 8.90% Per Industry Yes
Mississippi $14,000 $30 $235 $6,110 0.00% 5.40% 1.00% No
Missouri $11,500 $35 $320 $6,400 0.00% 6.00% Per Industry No
Montana $34,100 $150 $487 $12,662 0.00% 6.12% Per Industry No
Nebraska $9,000 or 24,000 $70 $440 $11,440 0.00% 5.40% Per Industry Yes
Nevada $32,500 $16 $469 $12,194 0.25% 5.40% 2.95% No
New Hampshire $14,000 $32 $427 $11,102 0.10% 7.00% 1.20% No
New Jersey $35,300 $103 $713 $18,538 0.40% 5.40% 2.80% Yes
New Mexico $25,000 $86 $461 $11,986 0.33% 5.40% Per Industry Standards Yes
New York $11,600 $100 $504 $13,104 0.525% 7.825% 2.50% Yes
North Carolina $25,200 $15 $350 $4,200 0.06% 5.76% 1.00% Yes
North Dakota $37,900 $43 $618 $16,068 0.08% 9.69% 1.02% Yes
Ohio $9,000 $134 $480 $14,872 0.30% 9.40% Per Industry Yes
Oklahoma $18,700 $16 $539 $14,014 0.10% 5.50% 1.50% No
Oregon $42,100 $146 $648 $16,848 0.70% 5.40% 2.10% No
Pennsylvania $10,000 $68 $573 $15,106 1.2905% 9.9333% 3.5 or 9.7% Yes
Puerto Rico $7,000 $7 $133 $3,458 1.20% 5.40% 2.80% No
Rhode Island $24,000 $53 $586 $18,382 0.69% 9.19% 1.06% No
South Carolina $14,000 $42 $326 $6,520 0.06% 5.46% 0.55% No
South Dakota $15,000 $28 $414 $10,764 0.00% 9.30% 1.75% Yes
Tennessee $7,000 $30 $275 $7,150 0.01% 10.00% 2.70% No
Texas $9,000 $69 $521 $13,546 0.31% 6.31% 2.70% Yes
Utah $36,600 $31 $580 $15,080 0.10% 7.10% Per Industry No
Virginia $8,000 $60 $378 $9,828 0.10% 6.20% 2.50% No
Vermont $16,100 $68 $513 $13,338 0.80% 6.50% Per Industry Standards No
Washington $52,700 $188 $790 $20,540 0.00% 5.40% Per Industry Yes
Wisconsin $14,000 $54 $370 $9,620 0.00% 12.00% Per Industry Yes
West Virginia $12,000 $24 $424 $11,024 1.50% 8.50% 2.70% Yes
Wyoming $26,400 $36 $508 $13,208 0.09% 10.00% Per Industry No

Please consider the following additional resources:

American Payroll Association

Society for Human Resource Management

U.S. Department of Labor

UWC � Unemployment & Workers� Compensation

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